Tuesday, October 12, 2021

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Derek Jeter Was a Hall of Fame Shortstop, Through and Through

Jeter and Larkin could have been teammates. The Reds held the fifth overall pick in the 1992 draft, and after four teams — Houston, Cleveland, Montreal and Baltimore — passed on Jeter, some in the draft room at...

The Teenagers Are Taking Over Tennis. That Might Not End Well.

It has been quite a run for the teenagers at the U.S. Open, especially a bright-eyed and beguiling troika that has managed to turn the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center into its personal playground.Like young stockbrokers who...

NFL Quarterbacks Want Their Voices Heard

Quarterbacks have benefited the most from the increased salaries that are the result of the league’s soaring revenues. For a while, Esiason led the N.F.L. with the highest annual salary of $1.2 million. This off-season, Dak Prescott signed...

Reilly Opelka – The New York Times

Opelka, Tiafoe and Brooksby are not alone. Sebastian Korda is 21 and Brandon Nakashima is 20, and both also have had success this season with Korda reaching the quarterfinals of the Miami Open after beating three seeded players...

The Moving Moments as the Paralympics Ended

TOKYO — The second and final week of the Paralympics produced some particularly moving moments.The closing ceremony on Sunday night included two Afghan athletes, Hossain Rasouli and Zakia Khudadadi, who had arrived late to the Games after they...

A Flood of New Hall of Famers, Followed by a Grinding Halt

A list of 94 potential inductees was whittled down to 39 by a special screening committee, and in February, 12 of the foremost Black baseball scholars and historians headed to Florida’s Atlantic coast to cast their votes.They were...

USMNT Ties Canada, Its Second Straight Stumble in Qualifying

NASHVILLE — If every World Cup qualifying campaign is a roller-coaster ride of highs and lows, then the United States men’s soccer team has not yet left the ground.The Americans have played two games in four days to...

Serena Williams Is Not at the U.S. Open, but Her Coach Is Everywhere

Maybe it’s the beard, the persistent, salt-and-pepper whiskers, always trimmed to a perfect length that makes Patrick Mouratoglou initially seem more like a French existentialist philosopher rather than tennis coach.Or maybe he is a tennis venture capitalist. Or...

What to Watch at the U.S. Open

How to watch: From 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern time on ESPN2; and streaming on the ESPN app. In Canada on TSN from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.; and streaming on TSN.ca and the TSN app.Matches to...

Emma Raducanu Plays Shelby Rogers at the U.S. Open

The most inexperienced players also looked the most comfortable in the first week of the U.S. Open.Starting in the qualifying draw, Emma Raducanu of Britain has won all six of her matches in straight sets, without needing a...
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